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bevel wheel

Syllabification: bev·el wheel

Definition of bevel wheel in English:

noun

A toothed wheel whose working face is oblique to the axis.
Example sentences
  • Both the coarse and fine bevel wheels have built-in stop rings so you don't over-grind the face.
  • It then fell, and the bevel wheels turned the standard so that the arms were cleared of the running line.
  • The bevel pinion on the crankshaft is of steel, while the bevel wheel which it drives is of phosphor bronze.

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